Four Tips to Understanding Medicare That Can Save Money

Understanding Medicare is simple, right? Actually, Medicare can be complicated. However, we provide you with some simple tips that clear up the main misconceptions regarding Medicare coverage.

In a recent Market Watch article, Kristen Gerencher provides insight into these misconceptions that could end up costing you money. Here is a list of these common misconceptions. I have linked to the main article below as well but, here are the bullet points. [Read more…]

protection against medicare open enrollment scams

medicare open enrollment scamsHybridCare would like to remind everyone that Open Enrollment begins on November 15th. We urge those eligible for open enrollment to use caution when choosing a plan. There is nothing wrong with putting on the breaks in the purchasing process. Here are some quick tips to avoid problems and scams.

  1. Be careful sharing you personal and banking information with people stating that they “represent Medicare” or “endorsed by Medicare”
  2. Stop the selection process if you do not understand how a product will function
  3. If you feel pressured into buying, DO NOT BUY.
  4. Use resources: Call 1-800-Medicare or go to www.medicare.gov
  5. Learn what type of product suites you better; Medicare Supplement, Medicare Advantage, etc (contact us if you need more information)

The best thing you can do is educate yourself and your family about Medicare.
Our team is here to help answer questions. You MUST know how a product functions before you purchase. We encourage you to ask and compare.  Yes, there are a few crooks that make our job serving you more difficult.  However, we want to give you the knowledge and tools to protect yourself and make a good decision in regard to Medicare.  A knowledgeable consumer is a good consumer.

Contact us: (800)-772-2355

change your insurance buying experience

The HybridCare team is dedicated to providing our customers with an excellent buying experience through education and service.  You may not be passionate about insurance, but we are!  Would you go to a medical doctor who was not passionate about medicine?  Of course not.  Why would you trust your insurance needs with someone who was not passionate about insurance?  HybridCare is about empowering our clients with the right information to make sound insurance decisions.  You direct the process.  HybridCare serves with EXCELLENCE!

Call us to experience ‘Insane Customer Service’! (800)-772-2355